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  • Farming the city: The broken promise of urban agriculture 

    Crush, Jonathan; Hovorka, A; Tevera, D (Routledge, 2019)
    Urban population growth is extremely rapid across Africa and this book places urban food and nutrition security firmly on the development and policy agenda. It shows that current efforts to address food poverty in Africa ...
  • Food security in Southern African cities: the place of urban agriculture 

    Crush, Jonathan; Hovorka, Alice; Tevera, Daniel (Sage Publications, 2011)
    Several decades of research on ‘urban agriculture’ have led to markedly different conclusions about the actual and potential role of household food production in African cities. In the context of rapid urbanization, urban ...
  • Informal food deserts and household food insecurity in Windhoek, Namibia 

    Crush, Jonathan; Nickanor, Ndeyapo; Kazembe, Lawrence (MDPI, 2019)
    nformal settlements in rapidly-growing African cities are urban and peri-urban spaces with high rates of formal unemployment, poverty, poor health outcomes, limited service provision, and chronic food insecurity. Traditional ...
  • Living with xenophobia: Zimbabwean informal enterprise in South Africa 

    Crush, Jonathan; Tawodzera, Godfrey; Tevera, Daniel (Southern African Migration Programme, 2017)
    South Africa’s crisis of xenophobia is defined by the discrimination and intolerance to which migrants are exposed on a daily basis. A major target of the country’s extreme xenophobia – defined as a heightened form of ...